Sports Specialist Strength and Conditioning Nf Job in S, SOUTH KOREA

Vacancy No. O4NAFFK2010823133SR Department Army Installation Management Command
Salary $35,000.00 to $45,000.00 Grade 3 to 3
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 5/20/2020 Close Date 8/20/2020
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)
  • Open & closing dates

    Opening and closing dates 05/20/2020 to 08/20/2020

  • Service


  • Pay scale & grade

    NF 3

  • Salary

    $35,000 to $45,000 per year

  • Appointment type


  • Work schedule

    Part-Time - 20 Hours


1 vacancy in the following location:

  • PYONG TAEK, South Korea
Relocation expenses reimbursed


Telework eligible


This job is open to
  • The public

    U.S. citizens, nationals or those who owe allegiance to the U.S.

Clarification from the agency

Korea-Wide Only. Applicants who live outside of Korea WILL NOT be considered. U.S. citizens overseas under ordinary resident status are not eligible for appointment under the Status of Forces Agreement. Applicants need to ensure that they have selected the appropriate Employment Eligibility option(s) in the Applicant Questionnaire. A first cut off of 27 May has been established.

Announcement number


Control number


  • Duties
    Duties Summary

    The Area of Consideration for this vacancy announcement is Korea-wide only. Military Spouse Preference (MSP), Involuntarily Separated Military Preference (ISMP) and Family Member Preference eligible candidates are included in the area of consideration.

    This position is located at USAG Humphreys.

    To better expedite the hiring process, we recommend including full contact information (name, address, phone number, email, etc.) for professional and personal references on your resume.

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    • Serves as a Strength and Conditioning Specialist and works for the Installation Fitness Program Manager Soldier Performance Enhancement Supervisor. Assists supervisor in all facets of the Soldier Performance Enhancement Program.
    • Trains Soldiers in physical strength and conditioning techniques, with primary focus on education, injury prevention, maximizing physical fitness scores, and tactical performance.
    • Assists with the day to day operations of the strength and conditioning program. Develops strength and conditioning programs for Soldiers based upon assessment data, unit needs/goals, and professional knowledge.
    • Provides educational programming to reduce future injury potential, enable Soldiers to make informed decisions in fitness training design/implementation and promote sound fitness fundamentals.
    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0030 Sports Specialist

  • Requirements
    Requirements Conditions Of Employment
    • Direct Deposit and Social Security Card is required.
    • Meet qualification/eligibility/background requirements for this position, to include a Tier 1 (NACI) investigation.
    • A one year probationary period may be required.
    • Completed and signed DA Form 3433 is required prior to entrance on duty.
    • This is a rotating schedule position which may include evenings, weekends and holidays.
    Undergraduate education (Four-year degree) - Major study - physical education or related field.


    Experience in implementing athletic strength and conditioning programming in a group setting. This experience must demonstrate skill in implementing programming for diverse populations found within the military environment including elite performance, rehabilitation, and basic fitness training. Experience in planning, administering, or carrying out a sports program in a community, industrial activity, or secondary school or college.

    May require the following highly qualifying criteria:

    Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCa) Strength and Conditioning Coach Certification (SCCC)


    National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist Certification (CSCS).

    Qualifications must be clearly verifiable in your resume. Government positions must include pay plan, series, grade, to and from dates, and government agency/department. (All qualification requirements must include experience performing duties equivalent in scope and complexity to the next lower grade level.)
    Highly qualified applicants must possess at least one of the following (ore related) certificates. Certificate(s) must be included in your application packet.
    Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCA)
    Strength and Conditioning Coach Certification (SCCC)
    National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA)
    Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist Certification (CSCS)
    Tactical Strength and Conditioning Certification
    ACE Medical Exercise Specialist Certification (MESC)

    Additional information

    • Manual Application: If you are unable to apply online, you may submit your application package using a manual application method. Please contact the NAF Human Resources Office or representative listed on this job announcement to request a copy of the manual application form. All completed manual application forms (along with resume and other supporting documentation) must be received no later than 1:00 p.m. local time (Korea Standard Time) on the closing date of the announcement in order to process your application in a timely manner. Please note that neglecting to respond to the job related questions may result in an ineligible rating.
    • Additional selections may be made from this vacancy announcement for up to 90 days after the closing date.
    • Payment Permanent Change of Station (PCS) costs is not authorized, based on a determination that a PCS move is not in the Government's interest.
    • Allowances, differentials, or incentives will not be paid. Post Allowance may be paid, only if eligible.
    • Employment Overseas provides a lot of additional benefits & entitlements, for information click here
    • Applicants must comply with the Exceptional Family Member Program, for information click here
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      Applications are valid for 90 days after submission date. Applicants will be referred to selecting officials as additional vacancies occur.

    How You Will Be Evaluated

    Applicants can claim the following eligibilities:

    • NAF Preference - Family Member Preference (OCONUS ONLY)
    • NAF Preference - Involuntarily Separated From the Military
    • NAF Preference - Spouse Employment Preference (SEP)
    • NAF Priority Consideration - Business Based Action
    • NAF Priority Consideration - Current Appropriated Funds Employee CNE (APF)
    • NAF Priority Consideration - Current/Former NAF Employee (CNE/FNE)
    • NAF Priority Consideration - Outside Applicant Veteran (OAV)
    • NAF Priority Consideration - Parent of a Veteran (OAV)
    • NAF Priority Consideration - Spouse/Widow(er) of a Veteran (OAV)

    Background checks and security clearance
    Security clearance

    Not Required

    Drug test required


    Position sensitivity and risk

    Non-sensitive (NS)/Low Risk

    Trust determination process


  • Required Documents
    Required Documents

    The following documents must be submitted with your application:

    • Resume

    Optional: Job Application (DA Form 3433) will be accepted in place of a Resume.

    The below items are accepted and may be needed to support a qualification and/or a claimed priority/preference:
    • Cover Letter
    • DD-214/ Statement of Service
    • DA Form 3434
    • Marriage Certificate
    • PCS Orders
    • Reasonable Accommodation Documentation
    • Resume
    • Separation Notice (RIF)
    • SF-50/ Notification of Personnel Action
    • Transcript

    If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:

    Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

    Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may affect the overall rating.

  • Benefits

  • How to Apply
    How to Apply

    You may submit your application package using one of the two methods identified below:

    1. Electronically (preferred) at and search for Vacancy Number (VIN): 10823133. Announcement closes at 11:59 PM Eastern Time on the closing date listed on this announcement.
    2. Manually: Please refer to the "Additional Information" section of this announcement for instructions.

    Agency contact information Thomas Opoien Thomas Opoien

    APO, AP 96271
    Learn more about this agency

    The Area of Consideration for this vacancy announcement is Korea-wide only. Military Spouse Preference (MSP), Involuntarily Separated Military Preference (ISMP) and Family Member Preference eligible candidates are included in the area of consideration.

    This position is located at the Area III USAG Humphreys, Community Recreation Division.

    Area III USAG Humphreys is located in the Pyong Taek metropolitan areas in the Republic of Korea. USAG-Humphreys is an hour and a half drive south of Seoul, 40 minutes south of Osan Air Base, and 15 minutes from the city of Pyong Taek. USAG Humphreys is not far from night life, restaurants, and shopping. The Humphreys Exchange and Commissary, Food court and restaurants offer typical American amenities. Many US employees generally choose to live in town right outside the gate, in the City of Pyong Taek, or in the area surrounding Osan Air Base.

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